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Ring of Honor announced Thursday a new match for the “Global Wars” PPV featuring New Japan stars.
The match is Tanahashi & Michael Elgin against former IWGP World Hvt. champion Kazuchika Okada & Moose. This sets up an in-match battle between New Japan’s top stars, Tanahashi and Okada.
Updated Global Wars Line-up
- ROH World Title match: Jay Lethal vs. Colt Cabana
- ROH Tag Title match: War Machine (Ray Rowe & Hanson) vs. The Briscoes
- ROH TV Title match: Tomohiro Ishii vs. Bobby Fish
- Tanahashi & Michael Elgin vs. Kazuchika Okada & Moose
- The Addiction (Christopher Daniels & Kazarian) vs. Jushin Liger & Cheeseburger
NJPW Talent Roster
- IWGP World Hvt. champion Naito
- Kazuchika Okada (w/Gedo)
- ROH TV champion Tomohiro Ishii
- IWGP World tag champions Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa
- IWGP Jr. Hvt. champion KUSHIDA
- Jushin Liger
- Young Bucks (NJPW/ROH)
- Sunday, May 8: Global Wars PPV in Chicago
- Monday, May 9: Dearborn, Mich. at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center
- Wednesday, May 11: Toronto at Ted Reeve Arena
- IWGP IC champion Kenny Omega announced
- Saturday, May 14: New York City at Terminal 5